Author:Jagadish Chandra Bose

Jagadish Chandra Bose
Indian polymath, physicist, biologist, botanist, archaeologist, science fiction writer; credited with the invention of the first wireless detection device and the discovery of millimetre length electromagnetic waves and considered a pioneer in the field of biophysics
Jagadish Chandra Bose


Research PapersEdit

(The following original physical papers describe the invention of the radio, as now recognised by the IEEE, vide here and here.)



[Note: Bose's experiments on plants, although pioneering works in biophysics, have elements of controversiality, because of the interpretations he derived from the results. For details on his interpretations, see the article Plant perception (paranormal) and the book The Secret Life of Plants.]

Works about BoseEdit

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The author died in 1937, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.